251 Sicily Drive Clayton NC 27527

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251 Sicily Drive, Clayton, NC 27527 Check out this Custom Built Luxury home in Portofino a gated equestrian community in Clayton, North Carolina. 251 Sicily Drive was built in 2009 on a great 1.15 acre lot at the end of a cup de sac in this magnificent community just outside the fast growing town of Clayton. The home is one of the best floor plans we've seen with an open flowing living space when Continue Reading

Fun Things To Do In Fall In The Triangle NC

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Lots Of Fun Things To Do In The Fall In The Triangle It's Fall in the Triangle of North Carolina arguably the best time of year in this part of the world. From now until January we will be blessed with mild weather ( barring any hurricanes) no humidity and tons of fun things to do in the Triangle. This is the time for festivals, outdoor concerts, state fairs, corn mazes and pumpkin patches. It's Continue Reading

Novo Nordisk To Create 700 New Jobs In Clayton NC

Novo Nordisk in Clayton

700 New Jobs For Clayton & Johnston County There was plenty of excitement in Clayton on Wednesday when the Danish pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk announced it was going to spend $1.85 billion dollars building a new plant near it's current manufacturing plant location. The company plans to hire 700 new workers over the next five years with jobs paying an average of almost $70,000 a year in Continue Reading

Wendell Falls Market Update…The first!

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First Homes Sold In Wendell Falls Its wonderful to be doing the first market report for Wendell Falls, the new master planned community just east of the capital Raleigh. While the community just opened to home buyers in the last few months there have been construction crews and workers preparing for those new residents for quite a while now. Many of the amenities and infrastructure are already in Continue Reading

Flowers Plantation Market Report.

Neighborhood in Flowers Plantation

How Many Houses Sold In Flowers Plantation In July? Sixteen houses were reported as sold in Flowers Plantation by the Triangle Multiple Listing Service in July 2015, down two sales from June and up two sales from July 2014. The prices of the houses sold  in Flowers Plantation was  in the range from $180,000 for a three bedroom two and a half bath 1800 square foot single family home in the North Continue Reading

Glen Laurel Market Report July 2015

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Glen Laurel, Clayton, NC There were six home sales recorded in the Glen Laurel subdivision in July 2015  The houses sold between $210,000 for a 2200 square foot three bedroom home built in 2000 and $578,000 for a 4000 square foot five bedroom, 5.5 bathroom home built in 2007. All of the homes were resales and they sold for an average price of  $109 a square foot with a low of $85 a square foot Continue Reading

Winston Pointe New Homes

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New Construction Homes In Winston Pointe. There is a new phase opened in the popular Winston Pointe subdivision in Clayton, NC. New 3, 4 and 5 bedroom homes priced from $259,900 to $339,000 and home sizes from 2300 square feet up to 3730 square feet. Winston Pointe is located just outside the town limits of Clayton and a short five minute drive from the Wake County, Johnston County line. The Continue Reading

Pleasant Hill Subdivision in Benson North Carolina

Picture of a home in the Pleasant Hill Subdivision in Benson NC.

Pleasant Hill New Homes A new subdivision in Benson called Pleasant Hill with homes priced from around $140,000 to $165,000. These new homes are all on good sized all most half acre lots in a quiet country setting just minutes from downtown Benson. There are only 22 lots in this section of Pleasant Hill so once these are sold that will be it. Call (919) 601-2268 to see any of these great new Continue Reading

HOA Fees Or No HOA Fees

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Do You Want To Live In A Subdivision With A Homeowners Association This is a topic that comes up a lot and it is asked by home buyers who fall into two camps. One group of homebuyers are dead set against living in a community with a HOA or Homeowners Association. The other group of buyers are looking for a community that offers amenities such as a community pool, fitness center, playground and Continue Reading

NC Transportation Museum

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NC Transportation Museum, Spencer, North Carolina The NC Transportation Museum is in the small town of Spencer North Carolina about a 2.5 hour car ride from Clayton and Raleigh.There are a couple of ways to get there, I-85 is what the GPS normally says is the quickest route but we took the somewhat slower route of Hwy 64 which takes you past the towns of Pittsboro, Siler City and Asheboro.  You Continue Reading